A ninja-like fighter that battles with moves like the Water Shuriken. Greninja can use a log for clever counterattacks, and this Pokémon can even stick to walls. During its Final Smash, it turns into Ash-Greninja...?!
Greninja is a veteran fighter in the upcoming Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. It was confirmed to return on June 12, 2018 during E3 2018, but this time being officially a male, due to his Ash-Greninja form’s nature.
Changes from SSBWU/3DS
Like all characters, Greninja's jumpsquat now takes three frames to complete.
Down Tilt launches at a more upward angle, improving its combo potential.
Down tilt has a new animation - a downward sweep with his left hand.
Dash Attack has an altered animation, with Greninja stopping half way through the spin.
Up Smash now utilizes water kunai instead of water katanas, similar to Ash Greninja in the anime.
Grabs and Throws
New animation for the forward kick of Shadow Sneak.
Final Smash now depicts Greninja in his Ash-Greninja form.